NIGHTGOWN

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1889

GUSN

GUSN-852

Description

White collar; Eyelet ruffle around neck and down left side of front placket; Band of foliate embroidery of neck ruffle, front yoke and cuffs; Body gathered to yoke; Broad tucks across front yoke; 3 buttons down center front under concealed placket; Long sleeves gathered at shoulder with eyelet ruffle at cuff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
machine-made
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Women's clothing
Cotton
Eyelet
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Foliate
Sleep
NIGHTGOWN

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5341